Proposed bylaw amendments
Learn about proposed changes to existing bylaws.
On May 10, 2021, Council passed a bylaw to regulate keeping pigeons in the District. The bylaw allows residents to keep pigeons, subject to complying with regulations in the bylaw.
Short-term rental accommodations
We are considering bylaw changes to allow short-term rentals in some circumstances. These changes will add fairness by treating short-term rentals like similar businesses, while protecting the supply of long-term rental housing and managing negative impacts, such as parking.
Cannabis sales and consumption
Following a period of public consultation, Council approved a new policy on July 22, 2019 that permits the sale of legal, non-medical cannabis in the District.